• Marietta Reads!, the Marietta City Schools (MCS) citywide effort to foster reading and literacy in the community, is celebrating its 16th anniversary in Glover Park in the Marietta Square on Saturday, October 27, from 10:00-2:00. Schools district-wide will join in the celebration with a variety of literacy activities for children including school performances, free books, fun literacy crafts, face painting, balloon artists, a mascot dance-off, and the unveiling of the One Book Marietta.